moneymaker moneymaker  /ˈmə ni ˌmeɪ kər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who is successful in accumulating wealth
  2. (n) a project that generates a continuous flow of money

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I know a moneymaker when I hear one.
  2. DisneyPixar's starless, near flawless Up is the third biggest domestic moneymaker of the season, and Blue SkyFox's Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is sixth.
  3. Soon Minevitch was a moneymaker, first as a harmonica salesman, then as a vaudevillian.

News

  1. Big paydays: Area CEOs' compensation rise mirrors U.S. trend for 2012

    Last year was a moneymaker for CEOs nationwide and in Tulsa.
    on July 7, 2013     Source: Tulsa World

  2. Moneymaker: A novice can't win poker's crown jewel

    It's been a decade since a 27-year-old accountant from Tennessee with the name Moneymaker ran the tables at the Main Event of the venerable World Series of Poker and helped launch a card room boom that echoes to this day.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: The Florida Times-Union

  3. Moneymaker marking decade since win in WSOP Main Event

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — It’s been a decade since a 27-year-old accountant from Tennessee with the name Moneymaker ran the tables at the Main Event of the venerable World Series of Poker and helped launch a card-room boom that echoes to this day.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: Jefferson City News Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I hope people don't think it's a big moneymaker and a source of economic development and good for business, because that's not what the Olympics is about," Romney said. "The Olympics is about an opportunity to serve the world and to welcome...
    on Jul 13, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: USA Today

  2. "Moneymaker obviously created the huge boom and when I won it, it seemed to be at its height in terms of media and attention and players and money," said Gold. "It was going the perfect direction."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Jamie Gold Source: CardPlayer.com

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